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Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley signs law raising requirements for abortion clinics

Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley signed a law Tuesday that drastically raises the safety requirements for abortion clinics to operate -- a measure that he says "has been endorsed by pro-life groups across America."

Suspect in Texas college stabbings had dreams of success, bloodshed, some say

Dylan Quick overcame a childhood disability and had big plans for the future. But on Tuesday, the 20-year-old student went on a stabbing spree on his Texas college campus, authorities said.

Brittney Griner keeps adding to her collection

Waco, TX (KETK) — The Baylor Lady Bears basketball season may have come to a very unexpected end, but that doesn't stop Brittney Griner from racking up accolades.

TX man arrested for possession of child porn

A Beaumont man has pleaded guilty to child pornography violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.

15 injured in stabbing attack at Texas college, official says

At least 15 people were injured in a stabbing incident Tuesday morning at Lone Star College's CyFair campus in the Houston area, according to Robert Rasa, spokesman for the CyFair Volunteer Fire Department.

Texas college locked down after report of stabbing

At least one person was stabbed Tuesday at a Houston-area college, police say -- an incident that has prompted the school to urge students to take shelter.

ExxonMobil faces lawsuit after Arkansas oil spill

 Residents in Mayflower, Arkansas, have filed a class-action lawsuit against ExxonMobil after a pipeline rupture that allowed thousands of barrels of heavy crude oil to flow into a residential area.

Mother's Day: A day for reflection

(StatePoint) Most people spend Mother's Day bestowing flowers, gifts and heartfelt sentiments upon their moms. But for some, knowing how to honor their mother is not so easy.

Make sure you dispose of unused prescription drugs properly

(StatePoint) What do you do with your unused prescription pills and over-the-counter medications? Do you throw them away? Flush them down the toilet? Simply leave them in your cabinet for a rainy day?

Hopkins County Jail inmates captured

UPDATE: The Delta County Sheriff's Office has confirmed that both Brian Allen Tucker and John Marlin King had been captured and are back in custody. More details will soon become available. ORIGINAL: